Posts Tagged ‘Christ the King’

The Son of Man

Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

Tweet Share99 Pin2 +13 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble The sign above Jesus on the Cross called him “king.” He was called king too at his birth, when the wise men came to do him homage, and his ministry was dedicated to proclaiming the kingdom of God. The followers of Jesus for the most […] [Read more]

Jesus Christ, Our Sovereign King

Sunday, November 24th, 2013

Tweet Share53 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Some years ago when I was serving on a committee to evaluate the way scripture is used in the liturgy, our attention turned to the line “Thy kingdom come” in our analysis of the Lord’s Prayer (Matthew 6:10). One participant thought the word “thy” was […] [Read more]

The Royal Throne of Christ the King

Friday, March 29th, 2013

Tweet Share91 Pin +12 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble In the early morning hours of Friday, while he was praying in the Garden of Gethsemane, Jesus was arrested, having been betrayed with a kiss.  When the soldiers and guards said they were looking for Jesus the Nazorean, he replied, “I am” (Jn 18:5).  He […] [Read more]